Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for Photoshop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Photoshop over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Adobe Photoshop
England > North of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 230 292
Rank change year-on-year -45 +62 -12
Contract jobs citing Photoshop 47 70 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.39% 0.62% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 5.26% 8.19% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 48 47
North of England median daily rate £356 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +6.30%
10th Percentile £196 £192 £135
90th Percentile £506 £438 £430
England median daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
North of England median hourly rate £13.47 £19.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.03% -28.70% +100.00%
England median hourly rate £25.75 £19.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +35.53% -27.62% +31.25%

Photoshop is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 894 855 1,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 7.37% 7.61% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 465 617
North of England median daily rate £345 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.15% -1.52% +1.54%
10th Percentile £140 £141 £137
90th Percentile £475 £449 £500
England median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 103 133
North of England median hourly rate £15.30 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.02 £10.34
90th Percentile £33.00 £43.75 £34.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Photoshop
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Photoshop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Photoshop in the North of England

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Photoshop in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Photoshop in the North of England

Photoshop
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Photoshop in the North of England over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Photoshop in the North of England

Photoshop
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop in the North of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Photoshop in the North of England

Photoshop
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Photoshop within the North of England region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North West -33 25 £350 +16.67% 31
Yorkshire -22 17 £305 +10.91% 26
North East -7 5 £365 +53.68% 4
Photoshop
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Photoshop also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North of England region with a requirement for Photoshop.

1 31 (65.96%) HTML
2 30 (63.83%) CSS
3 25 (53.19%) User Experience
4 23 (48.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
6 19 (40.43%) jQuery
7 17 (36.17%) Adobe
8 16 (34.04%) Sass
9 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
9 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (27.66%) gulp
10 13 (27.66%) Unit Testing
11 12 (25.53%) Wireframes
12 11 (23.40%) Axure RP
12 11 (23.40%) PHP
13 10 (21.28%) Web Development
13 10 (21.28%) Prototyping
14 9 (19.15%) Handlebars
14 9 (19.15%) Twig
14 9 (19.15%) Symfony
14 9 (19.15%) HTML5
14 9 (19.15%) CSS3
14 9 (19.15%) Smarty
14 9 (19.15%) PHPUnit
14 9 (19.15%) Front End Development
14 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (17.02%) Analytics
15 8 (17.02%) WordPress
15 8 (17.02%) InVision
16 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills

Photoshop
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) WordPress
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 3 (6.38%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (48.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (17.02%) InVision
3 6 (12.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (8.51%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (8.51%) Fireworks
4 4 (8.51%) InDesign
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (6.38%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (2.13%) Acrobat
7 1 (2.13%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.51%) Yarn
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) gulp
2 11 (23.40%) Axure RP
3 9 (19.15%) PHPUnit
4 7 (14.89%) Grunt
5 5 (10.64%) JIRA
6 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.51%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (8.51%) Mocha
7 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
1 5 (10.64%) Marketing
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Games
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Designer
2 21 (44.68%) Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (23.40%) UX Designer
5 9 (19.15%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (19.15%) Web Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Graphic Designer
7 5 (10.64%) Digital Designer
7 5 (10.64%) UI Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Web Content Officer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Designer
9 3 (6.38%) UI Designer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior UX Designer
10 2 (4.26%) UI/UX Designer
10 2 (4.26%) UI/UX Developer
10 2 (4.26%) UX Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Visual Designer
11 1 (2.13%) Digital UX Designer
11 1 (2.13%) Mobile UI Designer
11 1 (2.13%) Mobile UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) HTML
2 30 (63.83%) CSS
3 19 (40.43%) jQuery
4 16 (34.04%) Sass
5 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.15%) CSS3
6 9 (19.15%) Handlebars
6 9 (19.15%) HTML5
6 9 (19.15%) Smarty
6 9 (19.15%) Symfony
6 9 (19.15%) Twig
6 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (14.89%) React
8 6 (12.77%) LESS
9 5 (10.64%) Node.js
10 4 (8.51%) Ajax
10 4 (8.51%) Chai
11 3 (6.38%) Aurelia
12 1 (2.13%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 25 (53.19%) User Experience
2 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.38%) Graphic Design
5 3 (6.38%) Social Media
5 3 (6.38%) Taxonomies
6 2 (4.26%) iPhone
6 2 (4.26%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (4.26%) Photography
7 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.13%) Animation
7 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Unit Testing
3 12 (25.53%) Wireframes
4 10 (21.28%) Prototyping
4 10 (21.28%) Web Development
5 9 (19.15%) Front End Development
6 8 (17.02%) Analytics
7 7 (14.89%) Information Architecture
8 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
8 5 (10.64%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 5 (10.64%) Service Design
9 4 (8.51%) Change Control
9 4 (8.51%) DevOps
9 4 (8.51%) OO
9 4 (8.51%) Task Automation
10 3 (6.38%) Commercial Awareness
10 3 (6.38%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.38%) SDLC
10 3 (6.38%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) JavaScript
2 11 (23.40%) PHP
3 3 (6.38%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Adobe
2 6 (12.77%) Google
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Capita
4 2 (4.26%) hybris